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  • Published: New York : Random House Reference, c2009.
  • Year Published: 2009
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: xiii, 300 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780375723018
  • 0375723013

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You and your aging parents : guide to legal, financial, and health care issues

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Call number: 646.79 Yo

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor, Pittsfield Adult

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Includes index.

Making the transition : how and when to become a caregiver for your aging parent -- Care plans : developing and implementing the steps to support your aging parent -- Planning for incapacity : the steps to legal preparedness -- Legal interventions : when there is no power of attorney -- Money matters : identifying and accessing income and assets -- Health-care help : becoming involved in health-care decisions -- Paying for health care : understanding insurance, government benefits, and more -- In-home assistance : service options -- Supportive housing options : assisted-living facilities, nursing homes, and more -- Transportation : when driving becomes dangerous -- Protecting your parent : what you need to know about elder abuse and neglect, financial exploitation, and consumer fraud -- Mental health issues : helping your parent deal with a changing lifestyle -- Taking time for yourself : the physical and emotional impact of caring for your aging parent.

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